TRAFFIC ALERT: Wick Ave. closure at YSU begins Monday

Wick Avenue is closed now between the Madison Avenue Expressway and Wood Street.

Construction on Wick and Lincoln avenues around Youngstown State's campus is well underway.

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WYTV) – Getting around the Youngstown State University campus is going to be a challenge beginning Monday.

The Wick Avenue Improvement Project is underway and the road is closed now between the Madison Avenue Expressway and Wood Street.

Detours around the area will be Fifth Avenue and Andrews Avenue.

The project is expected to take nine months to complete.

The Wick Parking Deck will be open. Drivers should enter the deck from Walnut Street via Smokey Hollow.